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7X. The Snowmen



  • Broadcast: 25 December 2012
  • Viewers: 9.87 million
  • Availability: Series 7: Part 2


Christmas Eve 1892 and the falling snow is the stuff of fairy-tales. When the fairy-tale becomes a nightmare and a chilling menace threatens Earth, an unorthodox young governess, Clara, calls on the Doctor for help. But the Doctor is in mourning, reclusive and determined not to engage in the problems of the universe. As old friends return, will the Doctor really abandon humankind or will he fight to save the world – and Christmas – from the icy clutches of this mysterious menace.


Written by Steven Moffat
Directed by Saul Metzstein

The Doctor – Matt Smith
Clara – Jenna-Louise Coleman
Dr Simeon – Richard E Grant
Strax – Dan Starkey
Jenny – Catrin Stewart
Vastra – Neve McIntosh
Captain Latimer – Tom Ward
Alice – Liz White
Digby – Joseph Darcey-Alden
Francesca – Ellie Darcey-Alden
Voice of the Great Intelligence – Ian McKellen
Voice of the Ice Governess – Juliet Cadzow
Uncle Josh – Jim Conway
Young Walter – Cameron Strefford
Walter’s Mother – Annabelle Dowler
Bob Chilcott – Ben Addis
Lead Worker – Daniel Hyde
Girl – Sophie Miller-Sheen

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